The epic of Gesar of Ling : Gesar's magical birth, early years, and coronation as king / translated by Robin Kornman, Sangye Khandro, and Lama Chönam ; forewords by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Alak Zenkar Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche.

Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
Boston : Shambhala, 2012.
Description
lxi, 618 p. ; 27 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 618) and index.
Contents
  • Foreword by Alak Zenkar Rinpoche
  • Foreword by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
  • Historical introduction
  • Translators' introduction
  • Editor's note
  • Volume one. The events leading to Gesar's incarnation in the land of Ling
  • Volume two. Gesar's birth and childhood in the land of Ling
  • Volume three. Gesar wins the horse race and becomes the king of Ling
  • Notes
  • Glossary of names and places.
ISBN
  • 9781590308424 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 1590308425 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781611800951
  • 1611800951
LCCN
2011014496
OCLC
682893484
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